Archive for December, 2008

December 30, 2008 — Naples Museum of Art

Wednesday, December 31st, 2008

Today, we went to the Naples Museum of Art. It's attached to the Philharmonic Center for the Arts. Its three permanent exhibits are American Modernism, Modern Mexican Masters, and Masters of Miniature. There was also an excellent sampling of works by Marsden Hartley. A large amount of space currently is ...

December 29, 2008 in Florida

Monday, December 29th, 2008

Today, we decided to go to the Audubon Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary near Naples, Florida. It's a 10,000 acre wildlife and plant refuge that is home to tens of thousands of animals. Here are some of the sights we saw while there. The next sequence are pictures of a painted bunting. This next ...

December 28, 2008 in the Ft. Myers Area

Monday, December 29th, 2008

Yesterday, we headed out early to catch the service at the Ft. Myers UU church. According to their web site, the regular minister was to be doing the service. Unfortunately, she wasn't, but they were going to show a DVD of Van Jones' Ware Lecture which he gave at the ...